Children's Swimming Lessons

Children diving off of deep end diving blocks
Children being taught on deck
Parent and child laughing during a Aquatot Session
Children gathered around instructor in the pool

Swimming Instruction for Children

UTM uses the Red Cross Swim Program and offers Swimming Lessons for people of all ages. If you have already taken lessons before using another program, see the conversion chart below or contact Rachel at (905) 569-4468 to set up an initial assessment for your child on Sunday's during the fun swim.

Please note that we do not offer make up lessons for missed classes. 

Refunds are only available before the second class.


Children's Swimming Instruction Program Dates

Spring '18 Session

Wednesdays: May 9 - June 20

Saturdays: May 5 - June 23

Summer '18 Session

Wednesdays: July 11 - August 22

Saturdays: July 7 - August 18

*No lessons on long weekends.  


Registration Dates for Swim Instruction

Spring 2018 Session

Thursday, April 12 @ 8:00 am

Summer 2018 Session

Thursday, June 14 @ 8:00 am

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For more information on how to register, click here.


Conversion Chart

Please use the conversion table below to ensure that your child is in the best level for their swimming ability.

Lifesaving Swim Program

(level completed)

Red Cross Swim Kids Program
Parent and Tot 1, 2 Starfish and Duck
Preschool A Sea Turtle
Preschool B Sea Otter
Preschool C Salamander/Sunfish
Preschool D Crocodile
Preschool E Whale
Swimmer 1 Swim Kids 1
Swimmer 2 Swim Kids 3
Swimmer 3 Swim Kids 4
Swimmer 4 Swim Kids 5
Swimmer 5 Swim Kids 6/7
Swimmer 6 Swim Kids 8
Rookie Patrol Swim Kids 8* 
Ranger Patrol Swim Kids 9*
Star Patrol Swim Kids 10*



*Differences in the First Aid that is taught